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Briefings

Several items that once belonged to aviation pioneer Jean Batten...

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Lady Luck II

Steve Grivno uncovers the story of Lady Luck II, a Consolidated...

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Naval colour scheme applied to Dutch Texan

North American AT-6A Texan PH-TXN being repainted in Dutch naval...

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Slaying Sabres

Leonid Krylov and Yuriy Tepsurkaev pro_ le Evgeniy Georgievich...

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Falklands Mirage returned to 1970s appearance

Dassault Mirage 5 C-412 has been repainted into its original...

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New memorial to B-17 crew unveiled

Former RAF pilot Paddy O’Flynn, who was among those instrumental...

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Museum’s Gipsy Major engine restoration completed

Rod Scott and Peter Coard at work on the Gipsy Major engine....

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Restored P-47 Thunderbolt makes public debut

Republic P-47D Thunderbolt 42-29150 Dottie Mae made its first...

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FROM THE WORKSHOP: AVRO SHACKLETON

Ken Ellis examines one of Newark Air Museum’s most ambitious...

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Mitchell restored into Doolittle colours

The National Naval Aviation Museum has painted its North American...

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Beijing’s Broken Birds

ROGER SOUPART TAKES A STROLL THROUGH THE CHINA S AVIATION MUSEUM’S...

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Avenger projects unveiled in Arizona and Florida

A pair of Grumman Avenger restoration initiatives have made significant...

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Fog of War

Yuriy Tepsurkaev and s present a ‘blow-by-blow’ account of...

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Invader arrives at new home in Georgia

The Museum of Aviation at Warner Robins, Georgia, has recently...

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’Yorktown’ B-25D Mitchell to be restored

North American B-25D Mitchell 41-29784 Furtle Turtle is to be...

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Progress made on ‘Focke-Wulf’ and Parrakeets

The Erickson Aviation Museum at Madras, Oregon is currently restoring...

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French nuclear bomber is formally unveiled at Elvington

Dassault Mirage IVA BR 45 is unveiled at Elvington on September...

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Golden Age Revived

The Golden Age Air Tours’ Douglas C-41A makes a low pass over...

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American Canberra completed for museum display

The Kalamazoo Air Zoo in Portage, Michigan, has completed its...

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FROM TIGER MOTH TO V-BOMBER

NOEL DUNNINGHAM’S 32-YEAR CAREER AS AN RAF PILOT AND INSTRUCTOR...

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Lockheed Shooting Star repainted in Kentucky

The Aviation Heritage Park’s T-33A Shooting Star 51-8786 with...

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Jake Peterson profiles the Texas Flying Legends Museum’s award-winning...

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Kiowa helicopters destined for museum display

Helicopters awaiting delivery to the Australian National Aviation...

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Californian Falcon’s new colour scheme

Staff at Castle Air Museum in Atwater, California, have refurbished...

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North Carolina’s ‘Thud’ to receive new colours

North American F-105B Thunderchief 54-0107 awaiting restoration...

 

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